Arena Pharmaceuticals 8-K 2005
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 8, 2005
ARENA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
6166 Nancy Ridge Drive, San Diego, California 92121
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On February 8, 2005, Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that the underwriters have exercised in full their over-allotment option to purchase 1,125,000 shares of common stock in connection with its follow-on stock offering that priced on February 1, 2005. A copy of Arenas press release dated February 8, 2005, relating to the underwriters exercise of the over-allotment option is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.